2021

IECF names first African American Board Chair, Dr. Paulette Brown-Hinds. IECF launches new Policy & Engagement Office to build policy capacity in the region.

2020

IECF establishes the IE COVID-19 Resilience Fund, raising over $800,000. Over 63 grants were made to IE nonprofits for their operations and survival during the pandemic. IECF helps administers $10 million in financial support through the Riverside County Nonprofit...

2019

The Foundation receives $2.4 million from the CA Census to fund and mobilize local organizations in hard-to-count communities in the Inland Empire. The Youth Grantmakers Program turns 10! The Foundation receives $1 million gift from City of Lake Elsinore to establish...

2018

The Foundation welcomes new President and CEO, R. Michelle Decker.

2017

The Foundation receives $595,000 from College Futures Foundation to increase college completion rates among low-income students in the region.